- Number of Discs: 6
- Rated: Not Rated
- Run Time: 17 hours, 35 minutes
- Video: Color
- Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
- Released: October 31, 2006
- Label: BBC Warner
6-Disc Set - Digistack
Single Side - Dual Layer
Disc 1: Land of the Eagle, episodes 1-4 - "The Great Encounter," "Confronting The Wilderness," "Conquering the Swamps," "Across the Seas of Grass"
Disc 2: Land of the Eagle, episodes 5-8 - "Into the Shinning Mountains," "Living on the Edge," "The First and Last Frontier," "Searching for Paradise"
Disc 3: Spirits of the Jaguar - "The Forging of a New World," "Forests of the Maya," "Hunters of the Caribbean Sea"
The Fifth World of the Aztecs
Disc 4: Wild South America: Andes to Amazon, episodes 1-3 - "Lost Worlds," "Mighty Amazon," "The Great Plains"
Disc 5: Wild South America: Andes to Amazon, episodes 4-6 - "The Andes," "Amazon Jungle," "Penguin Shores"
Disc 6: Life in the Freezer - "The Bountiful Sea," "The Ice Retreats," "The Race to Breed," "The Door Closes," "The Big Freeze," "Footsteps in the Snow"
- 1.Land of The Eagle
- 2.Spirits of The Jaguar
- 3.Wild South America
- 4.Life In The Freezer
Description by Warner Home Video:
BBC Atlas of the Natural World: Western Hemisphere
The first release in BBC Video's ambitious Atlas of the Natural World series presents an in-depth look at the Western Hemisphere and Antarctica. This six-disc set brings together four landmark BBC series that combine to give one of the most comprehensive portraits of the Americas and Antarctica ever assembled. In over 18 hours of programming viewers will explore the vast richness of the land, wildlife and peoples of North America (Land of the Eagle), Central America (Spirits of the Jaguar) South America (Wild South America) and Antarctica (Life in the Freezer).
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